Posted: Monday, May 31, 2010 11:46 am
The Messenger, May 31, 2010
Jeanette C. “Jean” Merrell, 86, of Union City died 1:45 a.m. May 29, 2010, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union City.
Graveside services will be noon Tuesday at West Hill Cemetery near Rives, with George Hickman officiating. The family will receive friends at Edmaiston-Mosley Funeral Home from 10-11:45 a.m. Tuesday. Family members will serve as pallbearers.
She was born July 31, 1923, in Obion County, daughter of the late Ed and Annie (Pruitt) Chumley. She married Robert Merrell Feb. 17, 1945. He died Oct. 11, 1974. She was a homemaker and a member of First Street Church of Christ in Union City.
She is survived by her daughter, Donna Stroud of Cordova; her grandson and his wife, Chris and Staci Stroud of Columbus, Ohio; and several nieces and nephews.
She was also preceded in death by four brothers and three sisters.
To leave messages of condolence for the family, visit the funeral home Web site at www.emfuneralhome.com.